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Barcelona Restaurant

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1192 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-3315
+1 518-438-1144
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Closed now
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I have been to Barcelona several times because the food is delicious! Service is always wonderful! We've been for both romantic meals and fun nights at the bar for their tapas menu. We recommend it always for people looking for a good restaurant in the Albany area.

Thank Martha K
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I've had several meals here and each was delightful. The service was never rushed but I was always able to leave (if I chose) in about an hours time. However, tonight the service was painfully slow. The food was still as good, as always, but that was overshadowed by the 2 hour meal. For a romantic meal maybe 2 hours... More 

Thank Travel-in-excess58
Delmar, New York
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Had Red Snapper meal. It was fantastic. I have been there before and and had the Seafood Paella. That was also very good. Great food and prices are not too expensive.

Thank steveredler
Huntington, New York
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263 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We visited with a large party, lots of indecision and special requests. The waitress handled everything with grace and got everything right...high marks for that. My meal, a filet with roasted potatoes and grilled vegetables was very good. They really could use more help on the floor but the women working tonight worked hard and quickly, too bad they didn't... More 

Thank ChubbaHill
Albany, NY
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69 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

I was there recently for dinner with a few friends of mine. I wanted to try the paella. It was expensive, but paella often is. However, the dish had NO SEAFOOD! Really? Paella without seafood? And it was very bland. Both of those would easily make me go elsewhere for a decent paella, but the worst was yet to come.... More 

Thank Jimlanman
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I'm from Barcelona and I arrived to Albany one year ago, I tried to find a Spanish restaurant to enjoy our delicious food and I found Barcelona. I checked the menu on their website and it's not real Barcelona food, after that I decided to not go because it's not what we eat. So please, if you decided to put... More 

Thank Xènia A
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing food, wonderful service and a great atmosphere! The other reviews are correct this is truly a hidden gem. A must go for a nice dinner and a fabulous selection of wine.

Thank Stephanie R
Albany, New York
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We have enjoyed Barcelona many times and it is always awesome- brought another couple who were also celebrating a birthday and we were treated like queens- love this place!!

Thank Pkhach
Middletown, New York
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

After a quick search on google we decided to stop at this spot, the restaurant was based on reservation so the host asked if we were ok with seating at the bar. The place is cute location close to University of Albany. The food was ok, we shared the calamari fritas and it was a little chewy and on the... More 

Thank Vanity87
Pleasantville, New York
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57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

This was highly rated, but having been to Barcelona and several cities in Spain, not at all what I expected from the reviews. The menu on Trip Advisor does not list prices; I should have learned my lesson by now. It is quite pricey for the area. The food was tasty, but not authentic. The service was attentive, but a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1192 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-3315
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-438-1144

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?